RFR 8060068 : Remove the static initializer block from DriverManager

Lance Andersen lance.andersen at oracle.com
Wed Dec 3 17:10:25 UTC 2014

On Dec 3, 2014, at 11:57 AM, Mandy Chung <mandy.chung at oracle.com> wrote:

> On 12/3/2014 8:18 AM, Lance Andersen wrote:
>> Thank you Sean.  As this code path is only called 1 time, i am not concerned  that performance will be an issue.  If you and Mandy prefer me to remove it, I can, just let me know.
>> Yes, I agree it is narrow.  The suggestion to add the limited doPriviliged came up in a review of RowSetProvider which is why I figured I would add it here also.  Now that was quite some time ago, so I understand our position might have changed.
> Since Sean will look into the guide when it's best to use limited doPrivileged, you can add the appropriate ones later in JDK 9 and taking it out also makes it easier to backport if any customer requests it.   I'm okay with webrev.04 and no need to generate a new webrev with the doPrivileged change reverted.

Change reverted and for completeness, the  webrev is at http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~lancea/8060068/webrev.05/

> Thanks
> Mandy

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